Apr 2013

New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

The fifteenth annual edition of the THE NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL is now just a few days away, set to overthrow Worcester, Massachusetts from Thursday, April 18th through Sunday, April 21st with almost ninety of today’s most underground and elite acts!

With the most expansive installment of this mass gathering near, the organizers of the long-running event have today posted a brand new documentary on the festival. Packed full of high-octane live footage, exclusive photos, fan interaction, interviews with MassConcerts promoters on how organizing a massive festival of this caliber comes together, as well as interviews with many notable performers of festivals past including members of Shadows Fall, Bury Your Dead, Death Threat, All That Remains, Skeletonwitch, Palehorse, The Acacia Strain and tons more, and sponsored by SoundRinkShookPlug Your HolesThe PalladiumRock and ShockAll In Merchandise and Monster Energy.

View the mini-documentary now on the official main page of THE NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL’s websiteRIGHT HERE.

Since 1999, the NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL has showcased a vast array of metal and hardcore acts, while also providing merchandising and promotional areas for record labels and other vendors, at Worcester, Massachusetts’ massive venue The Palladium. This special 15th installment of the annual event merges multiple national tours including Paganfest, Metal Alliance, and the promoters’ own Road To Metalfest and Mission Quest To Metalfest tours. Overall, including the pre-party show, theNEMHF XV lineup boasts nearly ninety bands, some of the main acts including Hatebreed, Opeth, Suicidal Tendencies, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Exodus, Ensiferum, Katatonia, Terror, Sick of It All, D.R.I., Shadows Fall, Black Breath as well as thrash legends Anthrax, performing their classic Among The Living full-length in its entirety. Click here for tickets and more info.